Shunkan sôzu shima monogatari

俊寛僧都嶋物語

Japanese
Edo period
1808 (Bunka 5)
Artist Utagawa Toyohiro (Japanese, 1773–1828)


Dimensions

22.9 x 15.4 cm

Accession Number

2011.827

Medium or Technique

Printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

Final page inscribed "K. Katsumi." First page of the preface is printed with a stamp in blue ink which reads: "Japanese M.E Mission, San Francisco - Cal." By 1911, acquired by Charles J. Morse (b. 1852 - d. 1911), Evanston, IL; by descent to his son, Jared Kirtland Morse (b. 1886 - d. 1949) and his wife, Caroline Roberts Morse (b. 1907 - d. 1982), Cromwell, CT; gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse